Re-admissions for asthma can be considered an indicator of health system performance in relation to the management of patients with asthma. This bulletin examines the overall rate of re-admissions for asthmas in Australian and investigates time trends in re-admissions for asthmas as well as differences according to age, sex, socioeconomic status and remoteness of residence.
ISBN 978-1-74249-123-3; Cat. no. ACM 21; 24pp.; Internet Only
Publication table of contents
- Preliminary material
- Title and verso pages
- Body section
- Data source
- Record linkage
- Re-admission for asthma within 28 days
- Socioeconomic status
- Remoteness of residence
- Time trends in re-admissions for asthma
- Re-admissions for asthma by population subgroups
- End matter
AIHW 2011. Time trends and geographical variation in re-admissions for asthma in Australia. Cat. no. ACM 21. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 23 February 2017 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737418275>.